Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition & Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition Launched: Price, Spec & News
Today Xiaomi launches two new smartphones at a launch event held in China. Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition which non other than a down version of flagship Xiaomi Mi 8 with a Snapdragon 660 processor, downgraded rear camera setup and comes in almost half the price. Xiaomi Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition which is almost similar to Mi 8 in terms of specification but it has a pressure sensitive in-display fingerprint sensor.
Here we will have a closer look on Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition and Screen Fingerprint Edition Specification, feature highlights and price.
Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition, Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition Specifications and Feature Highlights
Moving towards the specification of Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition, it sports a 6.26-inch LCD display with a notch at the top. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor coupled with 4GB/6GB of RAM and come with 64GB/128GB of internal storage.
In terms of camera, the all new Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition offers dual rear camera setup with 12MP+5MP rear comes with f/1.9 aperture, AI capabilities. In front it has 24MP Sony IMX576 selfie camera.
As far as other specs are concerned, Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition comes with dual SIM support and runs on MIUI over android. It is backed with 3,350mAh battery with support of Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0. it also has a fingerprint sensor at the back panel of the device.
On the other hand, Xiaomi Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition comes with in-display fingerprint sensor, this handset is also available with transparent back option which we have seen in Mi 8 Explorer editions. Other specifications are remains same including the Snapdragon 845 processor.
Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition & Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition Price and Availability
Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition will be available in three different color options and it will go on sale from 25th of September. Its price has been set in China at CNY 1,399 (around Rs. 14,800) for the base variant which comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage and CNY 1,699 (around Rs. 18,000) for 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage variant and CNY 1,999 (around Rs. 21,200) for the higher variant which comes with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.
Xiaomi Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition will be available from 21st of September. the price has been set for 6GB RAM and 128GB storage variant is CNY 3,199(around Rs. 34,000) and the 8GB RAM which comes with 128GB storage is priced at CNY 3,599(around Rs. 38,200)